Living underwater…

It may look like something straight out of a science fiction movie, but the underwater “Aquarius” laboratory continues to be a vital research instrument for scientists. Originally built in the 1980’s, the lab is located about 5 miles off Key Largo (Florida) at a depth of 60 feet. The structure consists of 3 compartments: a moon pool entry point, the main research compartment (including table and bunk), and a separating air lock to allow for pressure balance. Aquarius once operated under the control of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), but currently serves as an extension of Florida International…

VIDEO: Sunday Science Tidbit: On The Road; Drag Racing and Weather

This week’s Sunday Science Tidbit went on the road to the ZMAX dragway. We’re going to take a look at how weather impacts a drag race car! T…